Quintessentially Home

Challenge #1 in the The Natural World Around Us series. Hosted by Entropius.
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If you had to describe the natural environment around your home in one picture, what would it be? What natural scene (wildlife, landscape, plant, etc.) is iconic of your home? This can either be something your home region is famous for (cactus in my home of southern Arizona), or something that's less known but still defines the natural environment around where you live (hummingbirds, say, in Arizona). Send the world a postcard describing your home.
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Niterói has one of the most beautiful sunsets I have ever seen in my life... This is the place where I was born and I love!
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Submitted: Wednesday, 27th May, 2009 02:47 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 26th May, 2009
Focal length: 18 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1250 sec
Aperture: F3.5
ISO: 100
Notes: WB auto, RAW capture
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